words // Luis Sanchez
images // Nick DePaula

Yesterday, yet another unreleased sample created in the early stages of the Jordan "For the Love of the Game" collection surfaced on the web.  Arriving in the form of the Air Jordan XIV, the samples displayed the eye-catching Pantone 284 hue covering the laser-less full-suede upper. 

Rewinding back to 2010, we continue our look back at the collection celebrating Michael's roots and love for the game with an exclusive look at the Pantone 284 x Air Jordan XIV "For the Love of the Game." The iconic silhouette displays the vibrant Pantone 284 hue throughout the upper, with the celebratory laser design displayed over the toe area and parts of the tongue on the Air Jordan XIV.

The Jordan Brand first unveiled the collection back in 2010 as part of the World Basketball Festival in New York City and it was not released to the public. Continue on for an exclusive look back at the Pantone 284 x Air Jordan XIV "For the Love of the Game."